During the Jan. 28 meeting, Rice introduced the think tank’s governance structure, funding sources and appointment process in an effort to appease criticisms leveled against both Atlas and Hoover itself.
According to the database, Stanford has reported a total of $76.8 million in foreign gifts since 2012 in its most recent filings, including $9.8 million in contracts from Saudi Arabia and $3.5 million in gifts and contracts with Chinese sources.
Stanford faculty work to develop a curriculum for the alliance that can help support URM postdocs secure faculty positions.
Stanford submitted comments to challenge a proposed immigration policy that could potentially prevent some international students from completing their studies in the U.S., the University announced on Sept. 25. This proposed policy is the latest in a series of changes to immigration policy for F-1 visa-holding international students proposed over the course of this year.
Undergraduate chemistry students have created an online petition urging the department to offer the Satisfactory/No Credit (S/NC) grading basis for its courses in light of virtual learning difficulties during the ongoing pandemic.